Chart of E. coli infections

Chart of E. coli infections

Using advanced metagenomics techniques, researchers have found that conventional culture- based lab tests may often misdiagnose the microbial causes of diarrheal diseases in children. The study, based on samples from Ecuadorian children, also found that a common strain of the E. coli bacterium may be more virulent than previously believed.

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Research, Biotechnology, Health, Bioengineering, Genetics, Life Sciences and Biology
Keywords
E. Coli, metagenomics, culture-based, microbiome
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  • Created By: John Toon
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Nov 18, 2019 - 8:54pm
  • Last Updated: Nov 18, 2019 - 8:54pm